Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons
Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons

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The Municipality of Grey Highlands
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: (519) 986-2811
Toll Free: (888) 342-4059
Fax: (519) 986-3643

Office Location
206 Toronto Street South
Unit 1 Markdale

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 409 Markdale, Ontario N0C 1H0

Joint Building Services Department
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00am to 4:30pm

Municipality of Grey Highlands
Municipality of West Grey
Township of Chatsworth
Township of Southgate

Office Location
50 Lorne Street, P.O. Box 409
Markdale, Ontario N0C 1H0
Ph: 226-909-0668 Fax 226-909-0662
building@greyhighlands.ca
Email

Transportation and Environmental Services

Curbside Waste Collection

For the 2017 Colleciton Schedule please look under Reports & Downloads (in the right margin of this page) 

CANADA Day 2017: there will be NO CHANGES to curbside waste & Recycling collection the weeks before and after July 1. information on the Waste Disposal Site schedule on the July 1 weekend click here

Waste Bag Tags are now also avalable at Markdale FOODLAND

The Municipality of Grey Highlands is committed to ensuring that we extend the life of our Waste Disposal Sites as long as possible. We are committed to a greener Municipality and are working towards that goal in all our operations.

Waste Collection Limits

On January 1, 2012 the Waste Collection and Mandatory Recycling By-Law 2011-60 came into effect. 

Only YELLOW TAGS are accepted

Each property is allowed to set out one (1) untagged bag and a maximum of (2) additional bags which must be tagged with a Municipality of Grey Highlands $2.00 bag tag per week.

Locations to purchase Bag Tags

  • Municipality of Grey Highlands, Markdale
  • Flesherton Public Library. Flesherton
  • Kimberley Public Library - Kimberley
  • Walter Harris Memorial Library - Markdale
  • Short's Store - Feversham
  • Markdale FOODLAND

Curbside Collection

The Municipality provides curbside waste and recycling collection. Waste is collected EVERY WEEK and recycling EVERY OTHER WEEK, on the SAME DAY for each collection day.

To ensure pick up, make sure that you have your waste and recyclables out by 7:00 am and that each bag does not weigh over 40 lb. Curbside collection is for HOUSEHOLD WASTE ONLY.

Please visit Backyard Compost & Yard Waste to see how to dispose of yard and kitchen waste. We encourage all of our residents to Compost in their Backyards. Composters can be purchased at the municipal office for $35.00. Hazardous Waste is not accepted for curbside collection.  For more information on how to dispose of hazardous waste properly please visit Household Hazardous Waste.

For information on acceptable recyclables please visit Curbside Recycling Collection.

Waste Disposal Sites

The Municipality operates three Waste Disposal Sites: Markdale, Artemesia & Osprey

The Municipalities commitment to extending the life of our waste disposal sites has allowed us to bring in new waste diversion programs at our landfills.

The following is a list of recycling programs available at the Waste Disposal Sites: 

Questions

Questions on waste that was not collected,  contact Wilton Sanitation at 519.924.3356.

Questions about recycling that was not collected contact Mid Ontario Disposal at 1.800.461.8960.

All other questions: contact the Transportation and Environmental Services Department at 519.986.1216 extension 238

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contact information

Transportation and Environmental Services
Phone: (519) 986-1216
Ext: 238

reports and downloads

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Waste Bag Tags Now Available at Markdale Foodland (pdf - 104 KB)
Posted: May 31, 2017

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2017 Recycling and Waste Schedule (pdf - 57 KB)
Collection and Waste Disposal Site Info
Posted: January 5, 2017


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Municipality of Grey Highlands - the place for all seasons
Municipality of Grey Highlands, the place for all seasons!